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Attorneys accuse police, prosecutors of leaking Kraft video

Apr. 18, 2019 9:01 PM EDT

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Attorneys for two of the women charged in a Florida prostitution sting asked a judge on Thursday to hold police and prosecutors in contempt of court following reports that someone was shopping around undercover video of New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft. The motion was...

Champion Patriots open vs. Steelers; 5 international games

Apr. 18, 2019 6:23 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL's 100th season will begin with its most classic rivalry and feature the Super Bowl champion Patriots hosting Pittsburgh in the first Sunday night game. As previously announced, NFL 100 will kick off with Green Bay at Chicago for the 199th meeting of a series that began in 1921. That...

Patriots could be active in draft with several needs to fill

Apr. 18, 2019 2:08 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The Patriots are the defending Super Bowl champions. That's the good news in New England. The bad news is they lost one key player to retirement and have others that are winding down their careers as well. Rob Gronkowski's decision to hang up his cleats last month didn't come as a...

Patriots Draft Preview Capsule

Apr. 18, 2019 11:23 AM EDT

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS (14-5) LAST SEASON: Patriots chances of reaching third straight Super Bowl seemed doomed after Julian Edelman's four-game suspension for performance enhancers, 1-2 start to regular season, various injuries and arrival and abrupt departure of Josh Gordon. Yet New England rallied, claiming...

Judge bars release of Kraft massage videos before hearing

Apr. 17, 2019 7:24 PM EDT

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Prosecutors can't release undercover video of New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft and others allegedly receiving sex acts at a Florida massage parlor until a Florida judge rules later this month. Circuit Judge Joseph Marx on Wednesday barred the release of any video from...

The Latest: Judge bars release of Kraft massage videos

Apr. 17, 2019 7:08 PM EDT

PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft's prostitution case (all times local): 7 p.m. Prosecutors can't release undercover video of New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft and others allegedly receiving sex acts at a Florida massage parlor until a Florida judge rules...

Mosley says Gase makes it clear: Jets aiming for Patriots

Apr. 17, 2019 6:11 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Adam Gase gathered his Jets players for their first team meeting last week and clearly stated their goal for this season. They're aiming for the New England Patriots. "Pretty much, he's going for that one team that's been winning every single year in this division," linebacker C.J. Mosley...

Correction: Patriots Owner-Prostitution Charge story

Apr. 17, 2019 9:25 AM EDT

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — In a story April 16 about a lawsuit filed by a man secretly recorded by police while receiving a massage, The Associated Press reported erroneously one of the government agencies being sued. The lawsuit is against the Palm Beach County State Attorney's Office, not the Palm...

Patriots re-sign defensive back Jones, add receiver Thomas

Apr. 16, 2019 6:42 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The Patriots have re-signed defensive back Jonathan Jones and signed receiver Demaryius Thomas. In adding Thomas, the Patriots pick up a player who can potentially replace the output of Chris Hogan after he signed with the Carolina Panthers. Thomas is a nine-year NFL veteran. He...

Lawyer: Video of sex act invades Robert Kraft's privacy

Apr. 12, 2019 4:21 PM EDT

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — An attorney for Patriots owner Robert Kraft said Friday that the public release of video evidence in the prostitution solicitation case against him would invade his privacy and jeopardize his right to a fair trial. William Burck told a Palm Beach County judge that releasing the...